12 terms

Piecing Me Together Vocabulary List 2

STUDY
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enclose; place in something
humanities
Areas of study that focus on human life and culture, such as history, literature, and ethics
defer
to delay or postpone
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
derogatory
belittling;
insulting
akin
sharing the same properties
of similar character
Of similar nature or qualities.
contralto
the lowest female singing voice
complement
to complete, make perfect
generic
general; common; not protected by trademark
curated
Select, organize, and look after the items in (a collection or exhibition).
entrepreneur
a person who starts a business
internship
A job where you learn skills while you work. There are paid and unpaid internships.